Service providers like Orkney Women’s Aid and similar organisations saw an increase in demand.
“May the Twenty-eighth……………Art works….or Otter snacks? “
As Orkney gets set to move to Level 0 tomorrow another positive case of Covid19 has been recorded in the islands. This brings the cumulative total in Orkney to 76.
“The Covid-19 pandemic has seen a significant rise in gender-based violence and increased risks of harm for domestic-abuse survivors due to restrictions on movement and an increase in social isolation.” Professor Pedersen
“I was thinking – what a time to live in and – hopefully – through. Dominic Cummings is now being lauded as the Truth Teller. Strange days indeed.”
“Bluebells…Pinkbells….Whitebells…..What happens when the Community Council has an enlightened approach to managing a Kirkyard!”
“More and more spring plants appearing in the meadow……..Today – a sweet little Ladies Smock…..”
The new video that accompanies the lockdown inspired single was filmed at the former naval airbase HMS Tern in Twatt, in the West Mainland of Orkney.
“I found lockdown to be a time of intense creativity but I’m aware lots of people found it difficult to deal with and I tried to write the song from that perspective.”
“Golden reflections in raindrop rippled water……..Who cares if it’s raining?………Jeremy Fisher weather”